Box

Date

1894-1920

GUSN

GUSN-19302

Description

Wooden utility box w/ cover; round w/ flat round cover; label on top of cover w/ wood burned writing and symbol w/ shield, lions and an eagle; streak of white paint on cover also.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
packaging
wood (plant material)
BOX

Inscription

Wood burned on cover: ""PRODUCT OF VERMONT/ S.S. P. BRAND BUTTER/ ESTABLISHED 1831/ INCORPORATED 1894/ PACKED FOR/ S.S. PIERCE CO. BOSTON. MASS...""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

S.S. Pierce Co.

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

VT, USA

Dimensions

2.625 (H), 7.375 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2379

Places

Vermont (United States)
Massachusetts (United States)